Consumer interest in immunity has dropped from early pandemic days, but health claims remain a top priority for food and beverage shoppers, Innova Market Insights data shows

Will Kreznick

According to Google trends data, searches for “immune” within the food and drink category shot up from about 10-15 in the weeks before the pandemic was declared to 100 within weeks after the pronouncement before dropping back down to around 25 as the pandemic continued.

In response, product launches touting immune health rose 18% in the 12 months after the pandemic was declared compared to the 12 months before, according to data  from Innova Database.

While the pandemic can be credited for much of this increase, consumer interest in immune health was already on the rise before the coronavirus outbreak,

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Do any foods really speed up metabolism, and does it matter?

Will Kreznick

In the nutrition world, many foods and beverages supposedly increase metabolism — the reactions within the body that provide energy. In this Honest Nutrition feature, we investigate how our diet impacts our metabolism and whether certain foods and beverages really have a significant impact on metabolic rate.

Metabolism is the sum of the reactions in our cells that provide the necessary energy for functions such as movement, growth, and development.

Many factors can affect metabolism, including age, diet, biological sex, physical activity, and health conditions.

Basal metabolic rate is the energy required for the maintenance of critical body functions, such

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7 Foods That May Damage Your Teeth

Will Kreznick

The foods and beverages that you include in your diet all affect your teeth and gums.

While some foods and beverages promote healthy teeth and gums, others may lead to tooth decay, erosion, and the development of oral disease.

This article covers 7 foods and beverages that may damage your teeth.

Sugary beverages like soda, sweetened coffee drinks, and energy drinks have a slew of negative effects on health. They promote cardiovascular disease, weight gain, insulin resistance, and more (1).

Thus, it may come as no surprise that sugary drinks are also harmful to your teeth and gums

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Global plant-based food and beverage market size to expand at annual rate of 8.71% over 2021-2028

Will Kreznick

The business intelligence report on ‘global plant-based food and beverage market’ offers exclusive insights about the industry’s growth trajectory over 2021-2028.

Selbyville, Delaware , July 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to credible sources, global plant-based food and beverage market size was valued at $42186.43 million in 2020, and is expected to reach $81538.73 million by 2028, growing at a CAGR of 8.71% during the forecast period. Shifting trend towards veganism, growing number of individuals with lactose intolerance, and benefits associated with plant-based diets are primarily driving the industry growth.

The study also covers the market segmentations including the type,

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Global plant-based food and beverage market size to expand

Will Kreznick

Selbyville, Delaware , July 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to credible sources, global plant-based food and beverage market size was valued at $42186.43 million in 2020, and is expected to reach $81538.73 million by 2028, growing at a CAGR of 8.71% during the forecast period. Shifting trend towards veganism, growing number of individuals with lactose intolerance, and benefits associated with plant-based diets are primarily driving the industry growth.

The study also covers the market segmentations including the type, source, and distributors along with geographical landscape, thereby unveiling the profitable prospects for investment in the upcoming years.

Moreover, it expounds

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